Welcome Weeks | Nevada State College

Welcome Weeks

Welcome Weeks

Join us as we welcome new and returning students to campus for the fall 2021 semester!

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Be Involved Fair

10 AM to 2 PM  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Stop by to connect with Nevada State College clubs and organizations and find out ways that you can be involved with campus activities. Don’t know of a club on campus that interests you? Drop by the table to find out how you can create your own organization.

Representatives from college departments will also be on site. Stop by to learn more about the resources and services available.

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Social | LGBTQ+

10:30 AM to 1:30 PM  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)

Come together to connect with LGBTQ+ Scorpions and allies! Learn about campus and community resources for the LGBTQ+ students. Food & fun provided. Allies are encouraged to attend.

Social | Black & African American

11 AM to 2 PM  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)

Join us to meet with Black Student Organization (BSO), Black and African-American identifying student, staff and faculty, and allies! Activities, music, and food will be available.

Scorpion Kickoff | Colorfest

6 PM to 10 PM  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Celebrate the completion of your first week at NSC by celebrating at our inaugural Scorpion Kickoff! Influenced by music festivals, we will have a DJ with an LED Screen inside the music tent, free food, Tie Dye station, outdoor games, colorful photo op locations, and much more! This event is open to students, staff, faculty, and guests.

AUG 27

First Year Fridays | Field Day

3 PM to 6 PM  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Come join the Peer Mentors for an evening filled with different activities and some delicious food. Meet some new people and enter some chances to win some cool prizes!

Black and Gold Day

(All Day)

It’s #BlackGoldFriday! Tag us when you show off your Scorpion Spirit on social media!

AUG 30

Trivia Monday

4 PM to 5 PM  |  Zoom (Virtual)

Are you a Trivia fan? Join us on the last Monday of the month for the different trivia categories and topics. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place! RSVP at BeEngaged.nsc.edu

AUG 31

Social | Latinx

10:30 AM to 1:30 PM  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)

Mix & Mingle with the Dreamer’s Club! Enjoy authentic food, a game of loteria, music, and more! Come together to meet new people and learn more about the Dreamers’ Club. Allies are encouraged to attend.

Social | Mix n’ Mingle – Asian American & Pacific Islander Association (AAPIA)

11 AM to 2 PM  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)

Mix & Mingle with the Asian American & Pacific Islander Association! Enjoy authentic food, karaoke, a hula dancing demonstration, and more! Come together to meet new people and learn more about the AAPIA. Allies are encouraged to attend.


NSSA Scavenger Hunt

12 PM to 2 PM  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Join us for a resource scavenger hunt to help you learn about our campus and services. We will provide some snacks and cool prizes!


Town Hall

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM  |  Zoom (Virtual)


First Year Fridays | Decade Dance

4 PM to 7 PM  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)

Do you love the 80’s? Join us for a fun night as we dance the night. Food and Beverages will be provided.

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